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The Estée Lauder Companies Unites the World in Hope With Its 2019 Breast Cancer Campaign NEW YORK -Wednesday 2 October 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Every 15 seconds, somewhere in the world, a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer.1 That’s why, since 1992, The Estée Lauder Companies has been committed to saving lives - uniting and positively impacting people everywhere in its Breast Cancer Campaign’s mission to create...

Rockwell Automation Announces Senior Leadership Transition -Wednesday 2 October 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rockwell Automation Inc. (NYSE: ROK) announces senior leadership transition to be effective November 1, reporting to Blake Moret, Chairman, and CEO. Ernest Nicolas, currently vice president, global supply chain, is promoted to senior vice president, Operations & Engineering...

BitHarp Extends 3 Plus 1 Offer for Mining Rigs -Wednesday 2 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BitHarp is pleased to announce an extension of its highly successful ‘3 Plus 1 Offer’ for the company’s profitable mining rigs. Introduced just a couple of weeks ago, this special promotion has been a great success amongst all types of crypto mining enthusiasts. Based on...

Hiperdist to Highlight Its Technology Capabilities at GITEX 2019 -Wednesday 2 October 2019  

Regional Value added distributor Hiperdist, has announced its participation in the upcoming 39th GITEX Technology Week. During the course of the exhibition, Hiperdist plans to highlight its key focus areas – ‘Cloud’ and ‘Security’ with a keen eye on the trends in digital...

Andersen Global Continues to Expand Throughout Middle East -Wednesday 2 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Andersen Global continues to strengthen its presence in the Middle East with the announcement that Jordan-based Zalloum & Laswi has become a full member firm of the international association and is adopting the name Andersen Tax & Legal. The firm had previously signed a...

Backbase Opens Dubai Office to Accelerate Digital-first Banking in the Middle East Region -Wednesday 2 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Amsterdam-based software provider, Backbase has increased its global presence by opening an office in Dubai, which will be run by Matthijs Eijpe, Regional Sales Director EMEA at the company. This move is a direct response to the increasing demand in the region, where banks...

ACCA recognises Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority (SEWA) as an approved employer – the first utilities... -Wednesday 2 October 2019  

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has awarded Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority (SEWA) approved employer status for professional development.  The ACCA Approved Employer certificate was presented to His Excellency Dr. Rashid Alleem, Chairman of SEWA who further...

Revolut Chooses Visa as Lead Issuing Partner to Drive Rapid Global Expansion -Wednesday 2 October 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visa (NYSE:V) and Revolut, the leading fintech in Europe, today announced a new agreement that will help Revolut expand its business globally. Leveraging Visa’s brand, scale and global acceptance footprint, Revolut will be able to bring its product offerings to five new...

Posiflex Technology Inc. Brings Serviced IoT Solutions to Life at GITEX Technology Week 2019 -Wednesday 2 October 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Posiflex Technology, Inc., a global leader in Point of Sale (POS), self-service kiosks, and embedded computing technologies will showcase its latest technology and integrated Serviced IoT solutions in GITEX Technology Week 2019 from October 6th – 10th in Dubai World Trade...

Rockwell Automation Acquires MESTECH Services -Tuesday 1 October 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rockwell Automation today announced that it has acquired MESTECH Services, a global provider of Manufacturing Execution Systems / Manufacturing Operations Management, digital solutions consulting, and systems integration services. MESTECH is a Rockwell Automation Recognized...

AEG Facilities and SMG Complete Transaction to Create ASM Global -Tuesday 1 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AEG Facilities, LLC (“AEG Facilities”), the venue management affiliate of Anschutz Entertainment Group, Inc. (“AEG”), and SMG, a portfolio company of Onex (TSX: ONEX) and its affiliated funds, today announced they completed their business combination to create a new,...

AHF Urges Transparency from Tanzania on Ebola -Tuesday 1 October 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Following reports of the United Republic of Tanzania's refusal to provide detailed information on suspected Ebola cases to the World Health Organisation (WHO), AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) urges the Tanzanian government to embrace transparency and openness, as failure to do...

American University in Cairo Moves to Ellucian Cloud -Tuesday 1 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ellucian, the leading provider of software and services built to power higher education, today announced that the American University in Cairo (AUC), an Ellucian customer since 1995, has decided to move its Ellucian Banner student information systems (SIS) to the cloud. Moving...

New data reinforces benefits of Spiolto® Respimat® in improving patient outcomes -Tuesday 1 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim announced Spiolto® (tiotropium/olodaterol) Respimat® data being presented at the European Respiratory Society (ERS) 2019 Congress. The results show the benefits of tiotropium/olodaterol in improving symptoms and lung function as well as patients’...

BAI Announces 2019 Global Innovation Award Winners -Tuesday 1 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, BAI announced the 2019 winners for the BAI Global Innovation Awards, the most prestigious awards program unveiling transformative solutions in the financial services industry worldwide. The BAI Global Innovation Award winners were selected by the Innovation...

Bacardi Announces European Launch of Shake Your Future, a Life-changing Experience Giving the Unemployed a New... -Tuesday 1 October 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bacardi, the largest privately held spirits company in the world, today announced the European launch of its initiative to help tackle youth unemployment. Shake Your Future is the company’s bartending and mixology training program that aims to secure the futures of young...

Kioxia Officially Begins Operations -Tuesday 1 October 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Kioxia Holdings Corporation, formerly Toshiba Memory Holdings Corporation, today announced that it is officially operating under its new corporate identity, effective immediately.  “Kioxia’s official brand launch is an important step in both our evolution as an...

U.S. Army Awards $35.1 Million Contract to FLIR Systems for New Chemical Agent Disclosure Spray -Tuesday 1 October 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) announced it has won an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract worth up to $35.1 million with the United States Army to deliver a new version of the company’s Agentase™ C2 chemical agent disclosure spray to detect sulfur...

Servier acquires non-Hodgkin B-cell lymphoma treatment PIXUVRI® (pixantrone) from CTI BioPharma, strengthening the... -Tuesday 1 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Servier, an independent international pharmaceutical company, today announced the acquisition of PIXUVRI® from CTI BioPharma. PIXUVRI is a treatment for adult patients with multiply relapsed or refractory aggressive non-Hodgkin B-cell lymphoma. Servier and CTI Biopharma...

WeWork to Withdraw S-1 Registration Statement -Tuesday 1 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WeWork will file a request to withdraw the Registration Statement on Form S-1 that was initially filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on August 14. Co-CEOs Artie Minson and Sebastian Gunningham said, “We have decided to postpone our IPO to focus on our core...